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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181729
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:29-MAR-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T33 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CT-133 Silver Star (T-33)
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 mi NW of Gypsumville, MB -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Gimli, MB/3 AFS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in isolated area about 80 km northwest of RCAF Gimli, MB. 3 Advanced Flying School. NATO pilot Sersj T.R. Drechsler (RNoAF).

Sources:

https://www.ditudo.com/?utm_source=newikis.com&utm_medium=referral
https://www.nrk.no/norge/disse-norske-pilotene-omkom-1.11637858
The Leader-Post 30 March 1955, p20


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Nov-2015 20:45 TB Added
01-Jan-2018 19:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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